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Hotel Ambassador ****

Included Services

  • Accommodation as booked
  • Board as booked
  • 2 days, 3 days, 6 days or 9 days lift pass Zermatt (value of lift pass up to $601) Exceptions see booking process
  • Anti-allergic bed linen (upon prior request)
  • Use of spa area (as per description)
  • Sauna towel
  • Bathrobe and slippers (to rent)
  • New Year's Eve menu (as per description)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hotel-own shuttle: from/to station Zermatt (only upon reservation in hotel)
  • Safe (in the room)
  • Children's bed (upon pre-request)
  • Children's high chair (on request)
  • Snow Guarantee (01/01 - 03/15)
  • Best-Price-Guarantee

At a glance

  • Bar
  • Elevator
  • Internet
  • Pets (see below)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool
  • Distance: 0 - 100 m

Location and facilities

The elegant 4-star Hotel Ambassador consists of three interconnected buildings. To the centre of Zermatt and to the train station, as well as to the Gornergrat lift it is only approx. 100 m. A ski bus also stops approx. 100 m away.

The furnishings of the hotel, which is styled like a Swiss chalet, include a reception with lounge, elevator, Internet corner (for a fee), Wi-Fi (incl.), a popular à la carte fondue restaurant and piano bar, as well as a ski room.

The spa area, that can be used for free (16:00 - 20:00, open hours subject to change), comprises a sauna, jacuzzi, and indoor pool (07:00 - 20:00.). Massages can be booked and paid for locally.

Zermatt is a car-free village. Parking spaces are available in the parking garage in Täsch (for a fee) and from there you can conveniently take the shuttle train to Zermatt (payable locally, approx. 8 km). Furthermore the hotel offers a shuttle service for arrival and departure, from and to the train station Zermatt (upon prior reservation).

Rooms

The cosy and comfortably furnished rooms are equipped with a bath or shower/wc, cable TV, radio, telephone, Wi-Fi (incl.), mini bar (for a fee), safe (incl.), as well as in most cases a balcony (depends on the booked room type). Accommodation can take place in any of the hotel buildings.

Board

The holiday price includes a daily breakfast buffet, as well as a refreshments (non-alcoholic) and coffee bar with fresh fruit for self-service. On New Year's Eve, there is an 8-course gala dinner, a cocktail and live music already included in the holiday price. All meals are served in the main building.

Double room, shower/wc (Matterhorn view), BB

    • Cosy rooms with cable TV
    • Balcony

Double room, shower/wc, BB

    • Cosy rooms with cable TV
    • Balcony

Single room/addl. bed, shower/wc (Matterhorn view), BB

    • Cosy rooms with cable TV
    • The addl. beds are only suitable for children up to 17 years!

Single room/addl. bed, shower/wc, BB

    • Cosy rooms with cable TV
    • The addl. beds are only suitable for children up to 17 years!

Suite, sleeps 4, BB

    • Living/sleeping area with sofa bed and cable TV
    • Bedroom with double bed
    • Balcony

Suite, sleeps 6, BB

    • Living/sleeping area with sofa bed and cable TV
    • Bedroom with double bed
    • Small bedrooms with twin beds

Pets

  • Pets welcome (CHF 10 per day, excl. food)

Important notes

  • Zermatt is car-free. The resort can be reached by shuttle train from Täsch.
  • Children are only allowed to use the spa area from 3 years and only if accompanied by an adult.
  • When booking rooms with multiple or additional beds, there is no claim to the additional beds

Available in resort (for free)

  • Anti-allergic bed linen (upon prior request)
  • Use of spa area (as per description)
  • Sauna towel
  • Bathrobe and slippers (to rent)
  • New Year's Eve menu (as per description)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hotel-own shuttle: from/to station Zermatt (only upon reservation in hotel)
  • Safe (in the room)
  • Children's bed (upon pre-request)
  • Children's high chair (on request)

Payable in resort

  • Tourist tax: approx. CHF 2,50 per person/night
  • Shuttle train (Täsch-Zermatt)
  • Keycard (excl. Hotel City, Swiss Budget Alpenhotel): CHF 5

Available in resort (optional)

  • Massages
  • Mini bar (in the rooms)
  • Parking garage in Täsch

Reductions

  • When accommodating 1 persons paying the full holiday price in a Single room/addl. bed, shower/wc, BB, further holiday participants receive:
    • 2-8 years 70%
    • 9-12 years 60%
  • All persons in the Double room, shower/wc, BB receive the following reduction:
    • until (incl.) 8 years 35%
    • 9-15 years 20%
    • 16-19 years 5%
  • When accommodating 1 persons paying the full holiday price in a Single room/addl. bed, shower/wc (Matterhorn view), BB, further holiday participants receive:
    • 2-8 years 70%
    • 9-12 years 60%
  • All persons in the Double room, shower/wc (Matterhorn view), BB receive the following reduction:
    • until (incl.) 8 years 30%
    • 9-15 years 15%
    • 16-19 years 5%
  • When accommodating 2 persons paying the full holiday price in a Suite, sleeps 6, BB, further holiday participants receive:
    • 2-8 years 85%
    • 9-15 years 75%
    • 16-19 years 50%
    • from 20 years 45%
  • When accommodating 2 persons paying the full holiday price in a Suite, sleeps 4, BB, further holiday participants receive:
    • 2-8 years 80%
    • 9-15 years 70%
    • 16-19 years 45%
    • from 20 years 40%

The exact amount of the reduction will be shown after an offer has been prepared (click on desired price).
The percentage of the reduction applies to the entire basic per person price including the accommodation and lift pass price.
Babies, less that 24 months of age at the time of travel, generally travel for free, but need to be listed on the booking confirmation.

Travel Info/Map

How does one best travel to Switzerland? Among the nearest airports are Zurich, Basel, Sion, and Bern. Depending on the destination, Friedrichshafen, Milan, or Innsbruck are also feasible. The distances from the different train stations and airports to the resorts are shown above the map. Those travelling by car will find a link to a route planner in the lower lefthand corner of the map. Simply enter your origin location and a route will be calculated for you. Please note, that it is wise to be informed about the closure of mountain passes during the winter months! Please also take into consideration that your car is required to be equipped for winter conditions, and that you will need snow chains with you.

  • By train: Zermatt (in resort)
  • By plane: Sion (approx. 85 km), Bern (approx. 135 km), Milan-Malpensa (approx. 200 km), Geneva (approx. 240 km)
Get travel directions here.

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Information about the ski area

Zermatt

Highest point: 3,883 m
Lowest point: 1,562 m
Altitude ski resort: 1,620 m
Lifts in total: 34
Tow lifts: 11
Chair lifts: 9
Gondola lift: 14
Pistes in total: 200 km
Pistes:
69 km
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119 km
Pistes:
12 km

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+44 (0)20 336 533 13
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Office Hours (UK time)

Mon - Fri: 08:00 - 17:00
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12/26/16: closed